Great Yarmouth Base & Offshore Engineers

Subsea Technology & Rentals is a market leader in supplying the finest technology and enhanced support services to the offshore energy industry. With over 15 years’ experience of delivering trusted solutions to the subsea industry, STR is seeking to recruit new talent following rapid growth.

Base & Offshore Survey Engineer – Great Yarmouth

This is an exciting role for an individual who enjoys a varied and challenging work environment. The position requires someone with a proactive and flexible approach to working, who likes to work as part of a team but is capable of working independently when required.

We are looking for a qualified electrical / electronic engineer with offshore survey experience using geophysical, positioning or ROV equipment. The post is based within the rentals department at the Great Yarmouth office, so there is a requirement to live locally.

As well as working in the workshop, the role requires working away from base. This may involve short visits to client vessels within the UK and overseas as well as extended periods offshore.

Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications.

Responsibilities and Duties

Rental Department

Preparing and testing of equipment prior to rental and post hire.

Function testing, software / firmware updates, cable integrity.

Ensuring completeness of equipment against packing lists.

Checking, inspecting and documenting equipment returned from hire.

Visual inspection, function testing and writing technical reports.

Identification of in-house or external repair tasks.

Preparing all assets to ensure they are ready for delivery to clients at short notice.


Checking, inspecting and documenting equipment on mobilisation.

Setup, interface, function test on mobilisation.

Troubleshoot to successful conclusion.

Assist offshore survey team as required.

Demobilise, check, inspect and document equipment prior to dispatch back to base.

Qualifications and Skills

Electrical / Electronic engineering qualification.

Offshore experience in surveying, ROV or positioning equipment.

Applicants personal specification

Excellent attention to detail.

Ability to follow procedures and processes correctly.

High standard of HSE in the workplace.

Ability to work as a team taking directions and leading others as required.

Ability to work independently and confidently when representing the company at client premises.

Willingness to undertake independent learning relating to job role.

Required to be medically fit and able to pass an offshore medical.

Must have right to live and work in the UK.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

solutions. technology. results.

Contact us

Please contact us for any general enquiries you may have or for any information about our products and services.


+44(0) 845 3886 383 (24 hour)




Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd
Unit B
Station Yard
Aberdeen AB15 9PE

Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd
Sonar House,
36 Riverside Road,
Great Yarmouth NR31 6PX,
United Kingdom

STR Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Subsea Technology & Rentals Australia Pty Ltd
Unit 1
30 Fallon Rd
WA 6065